By Caroline Starr Rose
I've recognized it because final night:
It's been too lengthy to anticipate them to return.
May helps out on a neighbor's Kansas prairie homestead—just till Christmas, says Pa. She desires to give a contribution, yet it truly is not easy to be separated from her kinfolk by way of 15 lengthy, surprising miles. Then the unthinkable occurs: may perhaps is deserted. Trapped in a tiny snow-covered sod apartment, remoted from relations and friends, may perhaps needs to arrange for the oncoming iciness. whereas battling to outlive, May's stories of her struggles with analyzing in school get back to hang-out her. yet she's made up our minds to discover her method domestic back. Caroline Starr Rose's fast moving novel, written in appealing and riveting verse, supplies readers a powerful new heroine to love.
From the Hardcover edition.